Behind Closed Eyes: Spencer

2000 – 25 minutes.

Spencer was perpetrator and victim of the Liberian war. As an eighteen year old, he has a past of a child soldier and now has to adapt to normal life again. In an aid programme, he learns that killing people is not normal. The programme prepares him to return to his hometown, where he has to find the courage to ask for forgiveness.

Credits

Themes
War and armed conflict
Content rating
12
Suitable for
havo/vwo bovenbouw
mbo - niveau 1 & 2
mbo - niveau 3 & 4
vmbo b/k - leerjaar 3 & 4
vmbo t - leerjaar 3 & 4
Director
Duco Tellegen
Country
Netherlands, The
Type
Documentary, Short
Duration
25 minutes
Year
2000